The Founder’s Dilemma

A Personal Essay from the Founder of Lexcelera-LexWorks

How do you know when is the best time to step down from managing a company you have founded? Lori Thicke founded the translation company Lexcelera (the LexWorks parent company) in France in 1986. Recently John Papaioannou, a long-time Lexcelera customer while he was a director at Bentley Systems, took the helm of both Lexcelera and LexWorks. In this highly personal essay, Lori Thicke describes the process of growing your company by passing on the baton.

Click here for the pdf of the full article as published in the October 2013 issue of Multilingual Magazine: The Founder’s Dilemma – by Lori Thicke